The Kiss of DeceptionBook - 2014 | First edition.
In a society steeped in tradition, Princess Lia's life follows a preordained course. As First Daughter, she is expected to have the revered gift of sight--but she doesn't--and she knows her parents are perpetrating a sham when they arrange her marriage to secure an alliance with a neighboring kingdom--to a prince she has never met.
On the morning of her wedding, Lia flees to a distant village. She settles into a new life, hopeful when two mysterious and handsome strangers arrive--and unaware that one is the jilted prince and the other an assassin sent to kill her. Deception abounds, and Lia finds herself on the brink of unlocking perilous secrets--even as she finds herself falling in love.
The Kiss of Deception is the first book in Mary E. Pearson's Remnant Chronicles.
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The Kiss of Deception is an amazing young adult fantasy novel. It is book 1 of 3 in Mary E. Pearson's Remnant Chronicles series. There is an amazing mix of adventure, romance, suspense and action to look forward to! One thing about this novel that I really love is how it hooked me. I don't want to go to far into the plot as to ruin it for you, but this novel revolves around a princess named L… (more)
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“If I could only reach out and touch the stars, I would know everything. I would understand.”
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Princess Lia flees her home land to escape a wedding that hasn't been approved by the bride herself. With the help of good friends and determination, Lia will make a new name for herself, one way or another, despite being thrown into a raging war outside and in herself. And who knows? She might even find love along the way.